Siân Rees is the Associate Dean and Director of Enterprise, at Cardiff School of Management. The focus of her work in this role is to develop further Cardiff Metropolitan's reputation for work-based learning and higher apprenticeships, employability, local and international engagement with industry, public and third sector organisations and to offer leading edge consultancy, bespoke education and training based on academic expertise and research. Siân is responsible for the school's external engagement, the development of detailed strategies for income generation through innovation in the curriculum, based on the needs of employers. Her Professional Doctorate work focuses on the development of the 'Entrepreneurial University'. Sian is a Chartered Manager, sits on the QAA Benchmark Panel for Business and Management, is the HE Ambassador for the Institute of Directors in Wales, a trustee of GirlGuiding Cymru, the founder of Women in Management in South East Wales (now GRŴP) and is a former Trustee of United World College of Southern Africa and director of Seren Publishing.